Make sure that you and your family are comfortable and safe this winter. This season means that temperatures are much colder and there is a higher demand for energy. To help you, your family, or your business save money this winter here are some steps to take:
Fill your tank early
- Prices usually increase when the weather gets colder because of the demand
- Filling your tank early will reduce your energy costs
Make sure you have enough
- Ask W.O. Stinson about our various payment plans and scheduling regular visits
- It will help you avoid running empty if weather conditions delay deliveries
Consider buying a propane generator
- Can keep your power running without interruptions
Confirm your heating system and appliances are running efficiently
- Have a technician inspect and service your propane system
- When they’re running efficiently, you conserve fuel and save money!
- Installing weather-stripping and caulking will stop heat from escaping
Make sure that your driveway and access to your tanks are cleared
Turn down the thermostat
- Either manually or program your thermostat
- Reduce the temperature a few degrees when you’re sleeping or away
Reduce hot water consumption
- Lower the temperatures on your hot water heater
- Use cold water for laundry
Keep curtains and blinds open to receive sunlight during the day, and close them at night
- Uses the heat conducted by the sun to warm the house
- The curtains or blinds help to insulate and keep the heat in the house
Detectors Save Lives
Have a CSA approved propane gas detector and carbon monoxide detectors installed for added security. You should always follow the manufacturers instructions for installation, location and maintenance.
Our Industry Commitment
Keeping you warm and safe is our top priority this winter. W.O. Stinson and Son will continue to make every effort to provide the highest quality products and service to our valued customers. We encourage you to contact us to put your winter plan into action and by working together we can get through the long Canadian winter.
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Keeping your family warm, is our families legacy!